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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Natural Feature
“Stunning location for a walk and a wee scout to spot Nessie the Loch Ness Monster. Beautiful views and stunning scenery.”
  • 80 locals recommend
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Concert Hall
“Our local Theatre offers a variety of different entertainment, as well as offering a restuarant, bar and coffee spot. There is also a cinema. ”
  • 65 locals recommend
National Park
“There are hundreds of attractions across the park. Depending on the time of year you choose to visit there is always something happening. Anything from the Husky rally to the Harley Davidson bike Rally or the highlands games ”
  • 46 locals recommend
Castle
“Situated on the banks of the famous Loch Ness is Urquhart Castle which is a must see attraction when in the area offering an insight to the history of the area and an opportunity for some stunning photographs.”
  • 48 locals recommend
Pub
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“Live Scottish Music every night! Very busy at the weekend, with a great atmosphere.”
  • 66 locals recommend
Department Store
“Sometimes called The Harrods of the North. Good for gifts, clothing, eating and also for a nice walk up to the falls of Bruar. ”
  • 39 locals recommend
Castle
“Scottish Home to the Royal Family. Admission charges include parking, selected areas of the grounds, exhibitions in the Stable Area and a tour of The Ballroom. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Located right next to the river, this is another of my favs. A converted church, with woodburning stove - it's a great place to go for lunch or dinner on a chilly day! All ingredients are locally sourced. ”
  • 54 locals recommend
Castle
“Worth stopping at Eileen Donna castle on your journey. It’s just over 8 miles before the Skye Bridge on your journey to Skye.”
  • 44 locals recommend
Historic Site
“A powerful, moving battle site of the last Jacobite rising. A fantastic interactive, interpretive visitor centre tells the story in vivid detail. A walk round the haunting battlefield is a must do. ”
  • 44 locals recommend
Outdoor Supply Store
“Ski resort above the village of Aviemore. Offers skiing and snowboarding, with 11km of runs and several lifts. Ski & snowboard hire available locally, ”
  • 47 locals recommend
Amusement Park
“Adventure park about 30 minutes drive south of Inverness. Great day out for the kids”
  • 45 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Atmospheric site of the battle of Culloden where the Jacobite Rising came to an end. Visitors centre is informative and definitely worth a visit”
  • 39 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“If you're celebrating a special occasion, or just want to push the boat out, head to my favourite restaurant. Right next the river, you won't be disappointed. ”
  • 44 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Shopping - Ladies, Gents, delicatessen & cafe. 15 minute drive from St Trinneans. ”
  • 29 locals recommend
Ski Area
“Great place to visit with fantastic views , the gondolas will take you up to the restaurant and viewing areas, if you are into walking and mountain biking you will not find much better in Scotland I would highly recommend it ”
  • 39 locals recommend